Queens Community House (QCH) is a multi-site, multi-service settlement house serving the diverse population of Queens through a broad network of programs and services for children and youth, adults and families, and older adults. We are a modern interpretation of the traditional settlement house, bringing to our work current best practices, innovative leadership, and a passion for social and economic justice. Our mission is to provide individuals and families with the tools to enrich their lives and build healthy, inclusive communities. We welcome individuals from diverse backgrounds and experiences, who are inspired by our mission and are highly motivated to change lives.
We are seeking a qualified Housing Specialist with a strong commitment to client service to work in our Eviction Prevention Program. The Eviction Prevention Program, hence, assists low-income families with accessing necessary and available rent support programs in order to address the family’s need for housing stability. The program includes assistance with: housing education, counseling, landlord/tenant mediation, household assessment, housing court navigation and application assistance.
Queens Community House offers a competitive salary commensurate with experience and a comprehensive benefits package. The benefits package includes medical/dental/vision offerings, life insurance, flexible spending accounts, and a 403b plan. We value health and wellness too and as such staff can earn up to 27 annual leave days (17 in your first year), 12 sick days, and enjoy most federal holidays. Staff can also take advantage of an array of professional development opportunities.
PLEASE NOTE: Applications without a cover letter will not be considered.
Status: Full-Time, Non-Exempt
Salary: Mid 40s, commensurate with experience
Schedule: 35 hours per week, Monday – Friday, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm; some evenings required
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Queens Community House (QCH) is a multi-site, multi-service settlement house serving the diverse population of Queens through a broad network of programs and services for children and youth, adults and families, and older adults. We are a…